Field Service Engineer - Healthcare Equipment

Field Service Engineer - Healthcare Equipment

£26-28K basic + quarterly bonus + overtime + van

Must be living in: GU, RH, SO, PO or RG postcodes

Territory covering - South East with some travle into the South West (furthest will be Dorset)

A highly reputable engineering manufacturer and supplier (OEM) of medical mobility equipment are looking for a field service engineer to cover the South East. They are renowned for the quality of their medical equipment they provide to the NHS, care homes and community. With a strong team focus and great staff retention, they are seeking an experienced LOLER testing engineer to work in their expanding work force.

Key accountabilities - Field Service Engineer - Healthcare Equipment:

  • Service, repair and maintenance on patient handling equipment such as hoists, beds and mattresses
  • Liaise with customers to ensure an outstanding level of service is being delivered
  • Advise on repairs and improvements to the customers
  • Work with the sales team to maximise sales opportunities and leads
  • Maintain company vehicle and ensure its stocked with the correct tools and parts
  • Provide accurate time sheets ensuring all the correct information is documented

The successful field service engineer will have the following skills:

  • Previous LOLER testing experience essential (certified is not required)
  • Previous experience in repairing medical mobility equipment (e.g. hoists, beds, wheelchairs, stair lifts, etc.)
  • Flexibility - able to carry out workload without regular disruptions and be happy to be part of an on call rota
  • Able to communicate with customers, friendly attitude
  • Full UK driving license

The package includes:

  • £26-28,000 basic (dependent on experience)
  • Paid overtime (x1.5 on weekends)
  • Quarterly company bonus
  • On call rota - 1 in 4-6 weeks - £50 for being on call (£100 if bank holiday week) + £50 per call out + overtime pay
  • Van, tools, phone, laptop/tablet provided
  • 21 days holiday + bank (you will acquire 2 extra days for not being sick in a year)

This is a field based role, so whilst exact hours cannot be promised, hours are generally 8am-5pm (door-to-door). Please note there is also an on-call rota (1 week in every 4-6 weeks).

This organisation really do have that family feel and are able to offer a well-structured career path for their employees, allowing growth and development to progress.

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